Categories: Cardiology

What are the six deadly causes of chest pain?

You will be asked for this differential countless times throughout your training. Why? Because it is essential that you do not miss these.

  1. Pulmonary Embolism
  2. Cardiac Tamponade
  3. Tension Pneumothorax
  4. Esophageal Rupture
  5. Myocardial Infarction
  6. Aortic Dissection
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